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Techniques for computing location of a mobile device based on observed
Wi-Fi access points
In one embodiment, characteristics of signals received from Wi-Fi access points during a traversal of a number of drivable streets within a geographic area...
Satellite communications system for providing global, high quality
movement of very large data files
A system for providing communication services between geographically disbursed source and destination terminals includes at least one airborne or spaceborne...
Method and apparatus for performing measurement in an extension carrier
A method in which a terminal (UE) operates to perform channel quality measurement in a system which supports carrier aggregation, disclosed in the present...
Modification of antenna dipole element orientation for enhanced radio
Methods and systems are provided for dynamically changing an orientation of dipole elements on an antenna associated with a wireless communications network. A...
System and method for transmission adaption to avoid reception
interference in a device that implements more...
Example embodiments generally relate to adapting a transmission via first wireless technology to avoid interference with a reception via a second wireless...
Method for avoiding interferences in frequency division duplex operating
The method comprises coordinating the use of radio resources between different network elements including a macro base station and SCENs deployed in the...
Coexistent working mode establishment method, user equipment, base station
A method for solving the co-existence problem, a base station, user equipment, and system for performing the method. The method includes: pre-configuring the...
Base station and method for performing TDD base station uplink/downlink
The invention discloses a base station and a method of configuring TDD uplink-downlink subframes for base stations, and the method includes: determining a...
Location-based services in a femtocell network
Traffic and signaling are routed between a set of networked femto access points (APs) and location-based services are enabled. A femto AP in the set of femto...
Enabling anti-theft mode for a mobile device
An approach is provided to protect a portable electronic device from use by an unauthorized user. In the approach, a motion at a device is detected, with the...
Controlling network access using a wrapper application executing on a
Computerized methods and systems for permitting wireless access to a network by way of a wrapper application executing on the user device. The wrapper...
Network application function authorisation in a generic bootstrapping
A method of authorizing a subscriber user equipment to access a Network Application Function, NAF, in a Generic Bootstrapping Architecture, GBA. The method...
Method and apparatus for configuring communication parameters on a
A method and apparatus for configuring communication parameters of a first wireless device having an established communication connection includes communicating...
Remote start systems and methods for an enabled vehicle
Systems and methods for remote controlling of vehicles are described. Systems and methods may include a plug and play device. Systems may include a receiver; a...
Method and apparatus for electronic device access
A method on an electronic device for a wireless network is described. Unique IDs, detectable by the electronic device, are scanned over a period of time. A...
Method and system for automatic logon support without manual input of
An automatic logon support method and system enable a user having an access right to easily access a website on the Internet through a mobile communication...
System and method for secure wireless communications between a vehicle and
A method and system for securely wirelessly communicating between a vehicle and a source are provided. Information regarding a vehicle or a source is provided...
Mobile platform software update with secure authentication
Generally, this disclosure describes devices, methods and systems and for securely updating software on a mobile platform using trusted hardware based...
Methods and apparatuses using filter banks for multi-carrier spread
A transmitter includes a synthesis filter bank to spread a data symbol to a plurality of frequencies by encoding the data symbol on each frequency, apply a...
Method, apparatus, and computer readable medium for providing wireless
device protection service
Provided herein are systems, methods and computer readable media for programmatically providing wireless device protection services. An example method includes...
Methods and apparatus for client-based capabilities management for
Methods and apparatus for client-based capabilities management for e.g., heterogeneous networks. In one exemplary embodiment, a client device associated with a...
Method and corresponding apparatus, computer program product to validate
an eUICC subscription change
A connectivity service platform in a communication network manages changes to subscriptions for radio devices. When the connectivity service platform receives a...
Vehicle communication system
A vehicle communication system is disclosed, for use on e.g. trains, ferries and busses. The system includes an internal local area network (LAN) arranged...
Controlling behavior of mobile devices using consensus
A method of determining context-appropriate behavior for mobile devices.
Method for data communication, system for communication and related
A data communication method, a communication system, and related devices are configured to establish a transaction identifier (TI) in a user equipment (UE). The...
Method and apparatus for discovering devices and application users
A method, apparatus and computer program for discovery of network devices and application user. An example method for use in an access point or station may...
Wi-Fi P2P communication terminal device and communication method thereof
A display apparatus which is controlled by a remote control apparatus is provided. The display apparatus includes a wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) module which is...
Emergency alert system channel assignment
A mobile device automatically is configured to the emergency alert system (EAS) channel utilized by the cellular site from which the mobile device registers...
Service of an emergency event based on proximity
An apparatus and system for communicating information relating to an emergency event occurring at a non-emergency vehicle to an emergency service includes...
Using physical gestures to initiate call transfers between devices
Various technologies described herein pertain to using detected physical gestures to cause calls to transfer between client devices. A physical gesture between...
Device and method for dynamic concatenated short messaging service
optimization of messages with multiple...
A device, method and non-transitory computer readable storage medium for receiving a text message including a plurality of characters for transmission through a...
Information processing method, terminal apparatus and information
An information processing method executed by a processor included in an information processing apparatus that includes a display device that displays an image...
Messaging for mobile devices using vehicle DCM
Disclosed are computing devices, systems, and methods for messaging for mobile devices using a vehicle data communications module (DCM). A computing device...
Method, system and apparatus for location and time-based messaging using
A method, system and apparatus for location and time-based messaging using text-based tags is provided. A message and an address of a destination device is...
Automated caller identifier from contact lists of a user's contacts
When a call or message is received from an unidentified sender on the user's communication device, the caller identifier application launches a text-based...
Three-dimensional beamforming in a mobile communications network
Radio conditions of a user equipment in a sector of a mobile communications network are detected and the user equipment is allocated to a group of several...
Information distribution apparatus, information distribution method and
To assist communication by users, who are associated according to their location. Each of APs (Access Points) 300.sub.1 to 300.sub.m is installed at a certain...
Ad hoc formation and tracking of location-sharing groups
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for forming and tracking a location-sharing group are disclosed. The location-sharing group can be performed ad...
Transmission of wireless messages of current vehicle location and
estimated arrival time to requestors
A wireless communication device disposed on a moving vehicle. The wireless communication device further includes a geographic location determination processor...
Methods and systems of assigning estimated positions and attributes to
wireless access points in a positioning...
Method of and systems for assigning estimated positions and attributes to wireless access points in a positioning system are disclosed. A method of estimating a...
System and method for providing locally applicable internet content with
secure action requests and item...
Optimized delivery of locally applicable Internet content to users. A cache of locally applicable Internet content is maintained in a local content server,...
Extracting pseudorange information using a cellular device
Pseudorange information is extracted by a cellular device from a Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) chipset of the cellular device. The cellular device...
Geo-fencing based functions
Systems and methods are provided for geo-fencing using a mobile device. In certain instances, the geo-function setting sets boundaries relating to when alerts...
Providing geographic locations of a user's wireless device
A method, system, and medium are provided for determining the identity of a user associated with a wireless device located near a geographic location at a...
Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for invitational content geofencing. A system first sends, to a server location data associated with the...
Network architecture for synchronized display
Systems and methods are provided that couple one or more devices to one or more presentation screens and to one or more servers via network connections. Various...
Method and system for estimating a position of a target using a plurality
A method is disclosed for estimating a position of a target using a plurality of smartphones, each smartphone being capable of communicating with the target...
Method and apparatus for using service capability information for user
Techniques for supporting location services in a user plane location architecture such as Secure User Plane Location (SUPL) are described. In an aspect, a...
Portable computing device with data encryption and destruction
A device and software utilizing Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) technologies for monitoring and recovering portable computing devices and, a method and...
Method and apparatus for enhancing access point databases
An estimated location of an access point is generated based on identification of indoor and outdoor locations and the presumption that most access points are in...